HARYANA JANHIT CONGRESS

  • Khap panchayats believe in dictatorship, India still a male-dominated country: HJC’s Hisar candidate October 14, 2014

    Hisar: In the battleground of Hisar, the Haryana Janhit Congress has fielded a new entrant Gautam Sardana for the Assembly elections. Sardana is expected to give a tough fight to sitting Congress MLA Savitri Jindal. In a door-to-door campaign, Sardana said, "Will win by 20,000 votes. No development work was...
  • Congress and BJP's dirty politics nixed 'mahagathbandhan': HJC's Kuldeep Singh Bishnoi October 14, 2014

    Adampur: Haryana Janhit Congress is fighting elections for the 90-member Haryana Assembly in alliance with Venod Sharma's Haryana Jan Chetna Party. But HJC chief Kuldeep Singh Bishnoi had other plans for these elections as he wanted to form a 'mahagathbandhan' (mega alliance) with HJCP, Haryana Lokhit Party and Bahujan Samaj...
  • Haryana elections: Adampur witnesses clash of titans, BJP hopeful of Modi magic October 13, 2014

    Adampur: The constituency of Adampur will witness a clash of titans in the Haryana Assembly elections on October 15. With Adampur being the family bastion of former chief minister and Haryana Janhit Congress founder late Bhajan Lal, it has become a prestige issue for HJC chief Kuldeep Singh Bishnoi to...
  • Haryana politics witnessing a change in dynamics as smaller parties join the fray October 10, 2014

    In a state where the contest was traditionally between the Congress and the Indian National Lok Dal, there is now a resurgent Bharatiya Janata Party turning the contest triangular. Once BJP's staunch alliance partner, Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress is now an angry man. He was promised 45...
  • Haryana polls: PM Modi to address rallies in Hisar, Kurukshetra today October 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take Bharatiya Janata Party's poll campaign for the Assembly polls to Haryana on Monday. Modi will address rallies in Hisar followed by one in Kurukshetra this afternoon. The BJP is contesting all 90 seats in Haryana alone for the first time, after...
  • Haryana Janhit Congress 'dumps' BJP, says it has a history of betraying allies August 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Hitting out hard at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Haryana Janhit Congress (HJCBL) on Thursday "dumped" the BJP ending its 3yearold alliance with the party. HJCBL's Kuldeep Bishnoi claimed that the party has a history of betraying its allies. Bishnoi claimed that they did all that they...
  • Kuldeep Bishnoi scores below average on MPs performance card April 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Son of two times Haryana Chief Minister Bhajan Lal, Kuldeep Bishnoi scored below average on the MPs performance card. Haryana Janhit Congress MP from Hisar, Kuldeep scored 5.14 for accessibility and 4.3 for trustworthiness on a scale of 10. He has been rated 4.89 on provision of law and order,...
  • LS polls: Kuldeep Bishnoi to face seven namesakes in Hisar March 26, 2014

    Haryana Janhit Congress (BL) president Kuldeep Bishnoi will be facing seven other namesakes during the April 10 polling for the Hisar Lok Sabha constituency in Haryana. Besides Kuldeep, who is the sitting MP, there are seven other persons by the name of Kuldeep who were left in the fray at the...
  • Venod Sharma quits Congress, likely to join HJC March 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Union minister and Haryana Congress leader Venod Sharma on Wednesday quit the party and is likely to join the Haryana Janhit Congress of Kuldeep Bishnoi. Sharma, who is currently an MLA from Ambala, has been a close confidant of the state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Sources close to...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Alliances in North India February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The North is very important when it comes to electoral alliances. The most populous state of Uttar Pradesh always throws up interesting political alliances. But, nothing stays permanent. Alliances matter even in neighbouring Haryana, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand. Uttar Pradesh: India's most populous state has 80 Lok Sabha seats....
  • Narendra Modi, VK Singh to address Rewari ex-servicemen rally on Sunday September 14, 2013

    Chandigarh: Newly-appointed BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is all set to address an ex-servicemen's rally on Sunday in the southern Haryana district of Rewari. "All preparations are complete for holding the rally. There is even more enthusiasm (for it) among party workers after Modi was named the...
  • Counting begins in Haryana assembly bypoll December 4, 2011

    Hisar: Counting of votes for the byelection to the Adampur and Ratia assembly seats in Haryana started Sunday morning, official said. The counting of votes for the Adampur seat is being carried out at the Panchayat Bhawan in Hisar, Adampur election officer Amardeep Jain said. The final results are expected in the...
  • Hisar results: Bishnoi downplays Anna factor October 17, 2011

    Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress (Bhajan Lal), who won the Hisar Lok Sabha byelections defeating his nearest rival Ajay Singh Chautala of the Indian National Lok Dal by 6323 votes, on Monday downplayed the Anna Hazare factor. ...
  • HJC's Bishnoi wins, Cong loses deposit in Hisar October 17, 2011

    Hisar: Kuldeep Bishnoi of the Haryana Janhit Congress (Bhajan Lal) won the Hisar Lok Sabha byelections defeating his nearest rival Ajay Singh Chautala of the Indian National Lok Dal by 6323 votes. Bishnoi was also supported by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Congress candidate Jai Prakash was a distant third despite...
  • Bishnoi set to win Hisar bypoll, Cong third October 17, 2011

    Hisar: All eyes are on Hisar in Haryana where the results for the bypolls for the Lok Sabha seat will be announced on Monday. Stakes are high for both the Congress and Team Anna, which had given a call to not vote for the ruling party candidate. Kuldeep Bishnoi of the...
  • Anna's antiCong campaign unfair: Kuldeep Bishnoi October 17, 2011

    Hisar: Haryana Janhit Congress candidate Kuldeep Bishnoi on Monday said that Team Anna's campaign in Hisar was completely antiCongress, which indicates negative politics. "Team Anna should have campaigned against all corrupt politicians, asking people not to vote for corrupt candidates. But they asked voters not to vote specifically for the Congress,"...
  • HJC splits, 4 of 6 party MLAs join Congress November 9, 2009

    Chandigarh: The ruling Congress in Haryana on Monday got a shot in the arm when four of the six MLAs of the Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC), broke away from their party and announced their merger with the Congress. HJC was founded by former chief minister Bhajan Lal and is now headed...
  • HJCBL to be key factor in Haryana govt formation October 23, 2009

    Chandigarh: Former Chief Minister Bhajan Lal's son Kuldeep Bishnoi's floated Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC BL) along with a handful of independent candidates emerged as key players who likely to play significant role in the formation of next Government in Haryana where Left parties and BSP failed to mark their existence...
  • Fiza to campaign against Chand's family members April 11, 2009

    New Delhi: Fiza, the "estranged" wife of former Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Chand Mohammed, on Friday said she will campaign against his party candidates during the Lok Sabha elections and indicated that she may join politics. "I will campaign against candidates of Haryana Janhit Congress, the party launched by the family...
  • Third Front takes off, Congress, BJP say nothing to worry March 12, 2009

    Tumkur (Karnataka): Left and regional parties from across the country on Thursday launched a Third Front at a massive rally in Tumkur as an alternative to the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the General Elections beginning next month. However, but the two national parties asserted the grouping...